"MOUNTAIN STAGE": 7 p.m. Advance tickets $15, at the door $25. Guests include: Loudon Wainwright III, Paula Cole, Paleface, Overmountain Men, The Sea The Sea. Culture Center Theater. Call 800-594-TIXX or visit www.mountainstage.org.
CHRIS OXLEY QUARTET and PATRICIA SMITH: 2 p.m. Free. Jazz. Tamarack, exit 45 of Interstate 77, Beckley. Call 88-TAMARACK or visit www.tamarackwv.com.
WEST VIRGINIA YOUTH SYMPHONY CHAMBER CONCERT: 3 p.m. Adults $5. Students and seniors $2. Performances by nine different youth ensembles composed of string, wind and brass instruments. Kanawha United Presbyterian Church, 1009 Virginia St. Call 304-561-3542.
OPEN MIC: 8 p.m. Free. With Marshall Petty and Friends. Upstairs Lounge at Little India, 1604 Washington St. E. Call 304-720-3616.
JOKER RUN-WALK: Walk begins at 1 p.m., Joker Run for Kids at 1:05 p.m. and the run begins at 2 p.m., West Virginia University/ CAMC Memorial Hospital in Kanawha City. Race starts on 31st Street and Virginia Avenue. Sponsored by Charleston Parks and Recreation and Tallman Track Club. Registration is $25. There is no fee for the Joker for Kids. Registration opens at noon on race day. Prizes will be awarded, and participants will receive a Joker Run T-shirt. Contact Cheryl Gaynor at cheryl.gay...@cityofcharleston.org, 304-348-8008 or tallmantrackc...@yahoo.com.
KANAWHA TRAIL CLUB: will sponsor a hike on Nuttallburg trails near New River Gorge. Meet at noon to carpool from Ohio and Randolph streets. Regroup at Canyon Rim Visitor Center. The hike is 3 miles on easy trails. Enjoy views of gorge and historical interpretations. There is an optional additional mile that is a moderate uphill climb.